What are the Best Suspension Brands?

September 23, 2021

If you're looking for the perfect suspension system for your build, it can be overwhelming to determine which brand is the right brand for you. We've compiled a list of some of our favorite brands based on a variety of quality, pricing, and sizing options in order to offer the top five suspension system brands. 





Table of Contents

1. Who is Pro Comp Suspension?

2. Who is BDS Suspension?

3. Who is Zone Off-Road Suspension?

4. Who is Rough Country Suspension?

5. Who is Teraflex Suspension?

6. How Can I Finance My Suspension System?


1. Who is Pro Comp Suspension?


Pro Comp Suspension Logo


Pro Comp is an enthusiast company with a serious passion for suspension products. We know they know what they're doing. Not only based on the fact they've developed and manufactured high-quality suspension kits for the last 30 years, but they also produce their own sick builds. Pro Comp produces everything from a starter kit that includes coil springs, shocks, and hardware, all the way up to their high-performance long-arm kits, with everything in between. 


Shop Pro Comp Suspension


Overall this is a company that definitely appreciates its customers and is excellent to work with on a new lift. You can't go wrong with Pro Comp. Our most popular Pro Comp products are the 2-inch lift for 83-94 Ford F150s, 7-inch Lift for 99-06 GM 1500s, and 6-inch lift for 03-04 Ford Excursion.


How Much Do Pro Comp Suspension Systems Cost?

Depending on what type of upgrading you're looking for, Pro Comp's pricing varies quite a bit. Leveling kits can be as low as around $300-$400, while some of their more advanced , bigger lift kits can be seen north of $2,000. 




Humvee with ARKON wheels




2. Who is BDS Suspension?


BDS Suspension Logo


As one of our top suspensions, many of you are already familiar with BDS Suspension and their awesome no-questions-asked warranty. The Michigan-based company is one of the best in the business when it comes to quality and design. BDS suspensions are definitely one of our most popular brands, whether it be on our website or right here in the shop. BDS Suspension is owned by Fox Shocks, and their suspension systems are designed and manufactured right here in the United  States.


BDS Suspension Lift


They have a vast range of products ranging from short arms to full coilover systems, and they produce them for all sorts of vehicles. Be sure to check out BDS  if you’re looking for great pricing, great quality products, and a great warranty. BDS Suspension operates with one guiding premise—to provide true value to the customer by engineering and manufacturing the highest quality aftermarket suspension lift kits, leveling kits, and accessories.


Pro Comp Suspension


These are some of the highest quality lifts on the market and some of the very best-looking ones. Our most popular products from BDS are the 2.5-inch Leveling Kit for 15-20 Ford F150s, 6-inch Lift Kit for 14-18 Chevy 1500s, 2-inch Leveling Kit for 14-20 Ram 2500s. Like always, depending on the quality and size of suspension upgrade you're looking for, BDS Suspension systems can start close to the $300-$500 range for a leveling kit and range all the way up to $6,000 for a coilover system. 






BDS Suspension




3. Who is Zone Off-Road?


Zone Off-Road Suspension Logo


A subsidiary of BDS Suspension, Zone represents nearly the same quality and craftsmanship as BDS, just at a lower price point for customers looking to get a great bang for their buck without sacrificing quality for a lower cost. This is a great company to check out if you’re looking to get your truck lifted without breaking the bank while still getting the BDS's no-questions-asked warranty and the gorgeous show looks.


Zone Lift Kit


Whether it be your first lift kit or your tenth, be sure to check out both Zone and BDS suspension systems. Zone has over 20 years in the industry and has been committed to bringing easy-to-install, high-quality suspension products to the market at an incredible value.


Zone Suspension


Zone has always had a large following as well thanks to their fantastic suspension components. Our most popular Zone products are the 6-inch lift for 01-10 Chevy/GMC 4WD, 6.5-inch Lift for 14-18 Ram 2500, and 4.5-inch Lift for 19-20 Ram 2500. You can find body lifts and lift kits available starting around $300-$500, and get some bigger lift and coilover kits in the $1500-$1900 range. 




Zone Suspension




4. Who is Rough Country?


Rough Country Suspension Logo


One of the older brands in the game, Rough Country has tenure in the suspension industry. Over the past few years, the company has seriously stepped up its game in quality and is becoming one of the best-selling brands in the industry. The company offers an array of different products specified for all sorts of vehicles and is continuously expanding its product lineup to cater to both new and previous vehicle makes/models.


Rough Country 6 Inch Lift


Rough Country is a great quality brand for those who don't want to break the bank on a new lift. Their company has been dedicated to producing quality parts to get you the look you want while staying within your budget. Rough Country is perfect for those who want to be lifted for less. Our most popular Rough Country products are the 6-inch lift for 99-06 1500 PU 4WD, 4-inch Lift for Ram 1500 2WD, and GM Forged Upper Control Arms




Lifted Silverado with ARKON Wheels




5. Who is Teraflex?


Teraflex Suspension Logo


One of the most popular off-road suspension brands in the industry, Teraflex is extremely popular here at ARKON in regards to both our customers and very own employees. Known for producing both high-quality and high-performance parts since their beginning in 1996, Teraflex should definitely be on your list of brands to check out when shopping for suspension systems. These lifts look great and will be the perfect addition to your build.


TeraFlex Suspension Lift


Also worth mentioning is the Falcon shocks that Teraflex uses with several of their kits, as we were extremely impressed by their smooth performance. Overall being one of our favorite companies to work with, we highly recommend Teraflex whether it be for daily driving, show use, or even somewhere in between. Our most popular Teraflex products are their Jeep 2.5-inch lift, 3-inch lift, and 3.5-inch lift




Standard Cab Short Box F250 with ARKON Wheels


How Can I Finance My Suspension System?

No matter which suspension brand you decide is the perfect fit for your build, don't forget about our partnership with Affirm to allow you to make easy monthly payments on your suspension system. For a possibility of as low as 0% APR financing, you can build now and pay later so you can have your truck show-ready in no time. 


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